The euro stayed well-bid on Tuesday, scaling a fresh five-year high on the yen and a six-week peak against the dollar as expectations for further stimulus from the European Central Bank continued to fade.» Read More
Commodities traders Mark Fisher and CNBC contributor Dennis Gartman launched two exchange-traded notes (ETNs) on Wednesday that allow retail investors make quick wagers on the risk sentiment in the marketplace.
You know all about the January effect for stocks, but history suggests the euro could get interesting in December.
UBS suffered unauthorised trading on the Africa desk of its UK wealth management division in 2007 and initiated a root-and-branch review of its compliance procedures, a UK tribunal has heard, the FT reports.
Weakness in the Japanese yen is ahead for the long-term, as a 40-year long-term cycle which has seen the yen's exchange rate appreciating against the dollar is about to see a major reversal, Ron William, a technical strategist at MIG Bank, told CNBC.com.
Between the political dramas and the downbeat economic indicators in Europe, it's a great time to be risk averse. Here's one way to trade with caution.
Italy manages a bond sale, and the Swiss are scolding - it's time for your FX Fix.
Foreign exchange is an asset class that most people are very familiar with—at least in Europe and Asia. But while vacationers are used to changing money before they go abroad, retail investors have only come to view FX as an investable asset class in the last 10 years.
Tired of trading the euro? This strategist has a play on two central banks' different market intervention efforts.
With all eyes on Swiss central bankers and Italian lawmakers, it's Europe day again - time for your FX Fix.
If you think the euro zone turmoil is the only currency game in town, you'll miss a nice trading opportunity further north.
Italy's in upheaval and Switzerland could be headed for deflation - it's time for your FX Fix.
Currency trading on macro trends has been difficult this year, and this strategist says 2012 will be no better. Here's how to cope.
In the computerized world of markets, it’s not every second that counts – it’s every micro second.
It's axiomatic that timing is everything in investing, but here's a new way to use timing to your advantage.
Insight on Europe debt solution's impact on currencies, oil and markets, with Joe Petrowski, Gulf Oil CEO; Peter Yastrow, Yastrow Origer, and Boris Schlossberg, GFT Forex.
Euro deal guidelines reassure, but in Switzerland, currency strength is hurting - it's time for your FX Fix.
Risky assets have gotten pounded in recent weeks, and this strategist thinks the worst may be over.
Living it up in Switzerland has become even more pricey, a new report shows, despite falls in prices for imported goods such as cigars and champagne which have become more affordable thanks to the rise in the Swiss franc.
The Bank of England launches QE2 and the European Central Bank has everyone on tenterhooks - time for your FX Fix.
Hungary's decision to help its citizens pay back the foreign exchange loans they took at the height of the economic boom a few years back has sparked outrage among banks and spooked foreign investors.